Andrea Gilyard, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC

Andrea Gilyard, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC


  • Otterbein College Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training
  • Ohio University - Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Ohio University - Ohio Health Orthopedic Post Graduate Physical Therapy Residency


Andrea, originally from central Ohio, joined the OrthoCarolina team in the fall of 2014. Andrea's education started at Otterbein College in Westerville, Ohio where she earned her B.S. in Athletic Training. Andrea has maintained her designation as a nationally certified and state licensed Athletic Trainer even though she now spends most of her time in the physical therapy clinic. Andrea continued her education at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio where she earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. Following completion of physical therapy school, Andrea completed the Ohio University/OhioHealth Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency where she received advanced education regarding evaluation and treatment of orthopedic conditions as well as assisted in teaching orthopedic and manual therapy in a doctoral level physical therapy program.  Most recently, Andrea has expanded her knowledge by earning designation as an  American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist.  


  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Inclement Weather Notice for Saturday, January 29th: OrthoCarolina MRI & Urgent Care locations have a delayed opening of 12 PM with the exception of our Laurinburg clinic that will operate their usual hours.